It is now important that technology-neutral and cross-sectoral measures are implemented without further detailed government regulations. The EU should rely on entrepreneurial freedom to relaunch the European economy.
Mechanical and plant engineering is a thoroughly European industry. Europe is not only the largest sales market for our products. Europe is also our innovation area and the home of our networks. If industrial SMEs are to remain globally competitive, we need the EU as a strong voice in the world and as a political force that sets the right framework conditions for the forthcoming transformations of our industry.
Corona crisis, Green Deal, a new EU recovery package and much more - a turbulent year slowly comes to an end. Holger Kunze, Head of the VDMA European Office in Brussels, looks back at the highlights of the EU and gives an outlook on the upcoming year.
This month we are updating our privacy statement to better understand what information we collect and why. We have also taken steps to improve our features to protect your information and privacy.
There is no change to your current settings or how your data is processed. We have merely improved the explanation of our procedures and explain to you in more detail what options you have to update, manage and delete your data.
We take the protection of your personal data and their confidential treatment very seriously.
General information about the scope of processing of your personal data and about your data protection rights can be found at www.vdma.org/datenschutz.
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